3.38 hours at sea


The lifeboat was requested to undertake a search of the Longniddry area following reports of a missing vulnerable person.

An extensive search involving Kinghorn and North Berwick lifeboats, Fisherrow, Queensferry, North Berwick and Dunbar Coastguard teams, and Rescue Helicopter 999 took place of the area, in difficult conditions due to thick fog.

The search was stood down when the casualty was located by the police, on land, outwith the search area.

Area Map



Lifeboat Crew Involved

Helmsman:S McIlravie
Crewmember:M Davidson
Crewmember:P Stather
Crewmember:S Baillie
Tractor Driver:J Ketchin
Shore Helper:N Chalmers